TITLE

Court Says Clients Have Right to Access Their Legal Files

AUTHOR(S)
Shanoff, Barry
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
World Wastes;Nov98, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a New York state's highest court ruling that clients enjoy almost complete access to their legal files. Implications for commercial waste hauler; Access to files as part of client's right to openness and conscientious disclosure from its lawyers; Distrust between lawyers and clients; Client's malpractice suit against former lawyers.
ACCESSION #
1307199

 

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